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Word of God, You Spoke Creation

Author (vs. 1-2): Jennifer Glen

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Author (vs. 3): Gael Berberick

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Text Information

First Line: Word of God, you spoke creation
Title: Word of God, You Spoke Creation
Author (vs. 1-2): Jennifer Glen
Author (vs. 3): Gael Berberick
Meter: 8.7.8.7 D
Language: English
Copyright: Verses 1 and 2 © 1987, 2001, The Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word. Published by OCP; Verse 3 © 2005, Gael Berberick. Published by OCP

Tune

NETTLETON

The authorship of this tune is not clear, with different editors attributing the tune to different composers (or not naming one at all). See the instances list above for the different attributions. From William J. Reynolds, Companion to Baptist Hymnal (1976): "Nettleton first appeared as a two-part…

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STEPHANIE


Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Journeysongs (2nd ed.) #676

Journeysongs (3rd ed.) #619

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